Advisory

Permissible Dimensions Of Various Categories Of Passenger And Goods Vehicles Changed

Permissible Dimensions Of Various Categories Of Passenger And Goods Vehicles Changed

Jul 03, 2020 05:14 PM
These enhanced dimensions would provide for extra passengers or extra carrying capacity within the prescribed weight of respective categories of vehicles.
Government Plans To Begin Cashless Treatment Of Road Accident Victims

Government Plans To Begin Cashless Treatment Of Road Accident Victims

Jul 02, 2020 04:22 PM
The Union Government has asked the states and Union territories to give their views if cashless treatment can be provided to all victims of road accidents in the country.
Chinese Firms Not To Be Permitted In Highway Projects: Government

Chinese Firms Not To Be Permitted In Highway Projects: Government

Jul 01, 2020 06:39 PM
The Union Road, Transport, Highways and MSME Minister has said that Chinese firms will not be allowed in road projects even through joint ventures.
Obtaining A Driving Licence Now Made Easier For The Colour Blind

Obtaining A Driving Licence Now Made Easier For The Colour Blind

Jun 29, 2020 01:37 PM
Citizens with mild or medium colour blindness can now obtain Driving Licence for transport vehicles.
Government Issues Advisory On Self Drive Car And Bike Rentals

Government Issues Advisory On Self Drive Car And Bike Rentals

Jun 04, 2020 12:25 PM
It has been clarified that a valid driving license is enough to drive a licensed motor renting cab across the country.
World Bicycle Day: Places You Can Cycle To Instead Of Taking Your Car Or Bike

World Bicycle Day: Places You Can Cycle To Instead Of Taking Your Car Or Bike

Jun 03, 2020 12:42 PM
The cycle can be the perfect mode of transportation for several places that we visit in our day to day lives, in fact, anyplace that is under the 7 km radius can easily be peddled to. So, today,...
Fact Check: Can Hand Sanitiser Catch Fire Inside Your Car?

Fact Check: Can Hand Sanitiser Catch Fire Inside Your Car?

May 28, 2020 04:02 PM
According to experts, alcohol-based hand sanitisers are flammable, but it's "highly unlikely" that they will undergo spontaneous combustion, like inside a hot car.
Tips To Maintain Your Car Or Bike During Corona Lockdown

Tips To Maintain Your Car Or Bike During Corona Lockdown

Apr 19, 2020 06:29 PM
These are crucial times, and there is no denying that. With the COVID-19 or the novel coronavirus pandemic gripping the nation in lockdown. However, this hibernation period could take a toll your...
NDTVAuto FAQ: How to Change a Tyre

NDTVAuto FAQ: How to Change a Tyre

Jul 31, 2014 04:19 PM
A unique FAQ series that answers every question about automobiles on God's green earth, in detail, because we believe 'it's good to be self-sufficient'. Here's the first part.
How to Get the Best Mileage Out of Your Car

How to Get the Best Mileage Out of Your Car

May 11, 2015 11:23 AM
Other than the cost, the second most important factor considered while purchasing a car is its fuel-efficiency. And rightly so, considering how expensive fuel is. Here's a list of things to keep...
Drink Driving: How Alcohol Affects a Driver's Abilities

Drink Driving: How Alcohol Affects a Driver's Abilities

Jun 23, 2015 11:50 AM
Drink driving is an affliction that continues to affect millions of people across the globe. Despite the government's efforts and rising awareness, people continue to suffer at the hands of...